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Three Things You Might Not Have Known About Anthony Weiner

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WASHINGTON - MAY 31:  U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) leaves after he spoke to the media regarding a lewd photo tweet May 31, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. A close-up photo of underwear of a man was tweeted from Weiner’s Twitter account addressed to a college student in Seattle. The photo was deleted soon after and Weiner has claimed his account was hacked.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)(Alex Wong/Getty Images)

With Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., in the news after a lewd photo was tweeted from his Twitter account, here are three things you may not have known about the congressman.

  1. Weiner grew up in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
  2. In college, Weiner's student government campaign slogan was "Vote for Weiner. He'll be frank."
  3. In 1991, Weiner, 27, became the youngest person ever to serve on the New York City Council.

Source: Weiner's Almanac of American Politics profile.

 
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